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AILSA CRAIG

AILSA CRAIG

(Allium cepa) Heirloom first introduced in 1887 by David Murray, the gardener for the Marquis of Ailsa, at Culzean Castle in Maybole, South Ayrshire

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AMERICAN FLAG

AMERICAN FLAG

(Allium ampeloprasum) Heirloom originating from America. Long thin stems with dark green leaves. Winter hardy. Resistant to disease. Used in sala

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AMISH DEER TONGUE

AMISH DEER TONGUE

(Lactuca sativa) Amish heirloom dating back to 1740. Thick, compact plant with sharp, triangular green leaves with straight edges & thin mid-rib. T

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APPLE

APPLE

(Lagenaria siceraria) Large, apple shaped fruit with mottled green hard shell which turns brown with drying. Best grown on trellis with plants reac

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AUSTRALIAN BROWN

AUSTRALIAN BROWN

(Allium cepa) Heirloom first introduced in 1897 by W. Atlee Burpee after obtaining the seed from C.C. Morse & Co. (later Ferry Morse Seed Co.) Mediu

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BIRDHOUSE

BIRDHOUSE

(Lagenaria siceraria) Large, pale green, bottle shaped fruits ripening to straw colour. Can be eaten when young like squash, or left to mature & dis

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BITTER MELON (Bitter Long)

BITTER MELON (Bitter Long)

(Momordica charantia) Also known as 'Bitter Melon', 'Karalla' & 'Balsam Pear'. Pale green, heavily warted fruits with tapered ends & crisp, tender t

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BLACK (grown for seed)

BLACK (grown for seed)

(Brassica nigra) Heirloom from the Middle East. Annual. Grown for its seeds which are used to flavour dishes & is also a rich source of oil (approx

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BLACK SEEDED SIMPSON

BLACK SEEDED SIMPSON

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom introduced in 1850 by Peter Henderson & Co. Large, light green, crumpled leaves with sweet flavour. Inner leaves blanch a

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BOULE D'OR

BOULE D'OR

(Cucumis melo) Rare French heirloom first listed in Vilmorin's book 'The Vegetable Garden' in 1885. Also known as 'Golden Perfection'. Yellow fruit

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BRONZE ARROWHEAD

BRONZE ARROWHEAD

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom first introduced in 1947 by Germania Seed Co. Green & bronze oak shaped, tender leaves with exceptionally sweet flavour. R

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BROWN MIGNONETTE

BROWN MIGNONETTE

(Lactuca sativa) Smaller sized green leaves with reddish brown outer tinge. Crisp & tender leaves with very sweet & nutty flavour. Easy to grow bei

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BULGARIAN GIANT

BULGARIAN GIANT

(Allium ampeloprasum var. porrum) Extra long, thin, greenish white stems with light green leaves. Quick growing; early to mature. Renown for its cons

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BUTTERCRUNCH

BUTTERCRUNCH

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom. Crisp, light green, fan shaped leaves with small heart & sweet flavour. Heat tolerant; bolt resistant - resists bolting l

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CANARY YELLOW

CANARY YELLOW

(Cucumis melo) Large, bright yellow, slightly elongated melon with pale green (almost white), firm flesh & flavour reminiscent of a fruit salad. Sha

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CIMMARON

CIMMARON

(Lactuca sativa) Tall, copper red leaves. Slow to bolt. Resistant to cold & heat. Dates back to 18th century. 64 days. 1500 seeds

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CLEMSONS SPINELESS

CLEMSONS SPINELESS

(Abelmoschus esculentus) First introduced in 1939 by Clemson Seed Co; originating from South Carolina. Rich green, slightly ribbed pods produced on

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COWLARDS GREEN

COWLARDS GREEN

(Cucurbita pepo) 15 seeds

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CREAMGOLD

CREAMGOLD

(Allium cepa) Also known as 'Pukekhoe'. Large, globe-shaped, light brown coloured onion. Early variety. Stores well. Popular variety. 300 seeds

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DEEP PURPLE

DEEP PURPLE

(Brassica juncea) Dark, deep purple, flattened leaves with slight ridges and medium to hot flavour. One of the darkest coloured leaves of all the mus

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DINOSAUR

DINOSAUR

(Lagenaria sacraria) Heirloom also known as 'Maranka' or 'Swan Gourd'. Large, dark green fruit up to 60cm long with curved necks, oval bowl & pronoun

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DRUNKEN WOMAN

DRUNKEN WOMAN

(Lactuca sativa) Italian heirloom. Bright green leaves with deep bronze, heavily fringed leaves. Attractive variety. Slow to bolt. 50 days. 120

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DWARF BLUE CURLED

DWARF BLUE CURLED

(Brassica oleracea var. acephala) Heirloom. Heavily curled, light green leaves with bluish tinge & short, white stems. Hardy, low growing plant to 30

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EARLY HANOVER (Honeydew)

EARLY HANOVER (Honeydew)

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom first introduced in 1895 by T. W. Woods & Sons from Virginia. Medium sized, globe shaped, indented fruit to 1.5kg with sweet

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EARLY HANOVER (Kale)

EARLY HANOVER (Kale)

(Brassica oleracea) Also known as 'Premier'. Heirloom. Attractive plant with copious amounts of flavourful, smooth green leaves with scalloped edges

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EDEN'S GEM

EDEN'S GEM

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom from Colorado & dating back to 1905. Also known as 'Rocky Ford Green Flesh' or 'Netted Gem'. Small, round, netted fruit th

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ELEPHANT

ELEPHANT

(Allium ampeloprasum) Medium stems with dark green leaves. Early to mature. High yields. 110 days. 450 seeds

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FLORENCE

FLORENCE

(Foeniculum dulce) Heirloom dating back to 1677. Forms a large, flattened, cream colour bulb at base of plant; leaves fine & ferny. Leaves & bulb u

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FLORIDA BROADLEAF

FLORIDA BROADLEAF

(Brassica juncea) Heirloom. One of the first greens to appear in Spring. Open-hearted, spicy, broad, flattened, light green leaves up to 20cm wide &

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FOUR SEASONS

FOUR SEASONS

(Lactuca sativa) French heirloom dating back to 1880. Highly attractive magenta coloured outer leaves, with pale green / cream coloured inside leaves

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FRECKLES

FRECKLES

(Lactuca sativa) Austrian heirloom with name 'Forellenschuss' meaning 'speckled like a trout's back'. Large, flat, green leaves with deep red flecks

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GAI CHOI

GAI CHOI

(Brassica juncea) Asian heirloom also known as 'Chinese Mustard', 'Swatow Mustard Greens', 'Mustard Cabbage' or 'Indian Mustard'. Deep green, crinkl

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GREAT LAKES

GREAT LAKES

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom. Large, crisp, firm lettuce. Heading type. Tolerates warm conditions. Slow to bolt. First introduced in 1951. 80-95 d

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GREEN COSSACK

GREEN COSSACK

(Brassica oleracea) Heirloom. Broad, feathered greyish blue/green with greenish white veins. Sweet & tender when harvested young. Very cold toleran

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GREEN MIGNONETTE

GREEN MIGNONETTE

(Lactuca sativa) Smaller sized green leaves with reddish brown outer tinge. Crisp & tender leaves with very sweet & nutty flavour. Easy to grow bei

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GREEN NUTMEG

GREEN NUTMEG

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom described by Fearing Burr in 1863 in his book 'Fruit and Vegetables of America' as a variety that had 'already been in cultiv

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GREEN OAK

GREEN OAK

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom dating back to 1686. Green, oak-leaf shaped leaves. Non-hearting & bitter free. 40-60 days. 1800 seeds

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HA'OGEN

HA'OGEN

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom originating from Hungary. This melon was later shipped to Israel by Hungarian Jews where it was mistakenly believed to have

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HANSON IMPROVED

HANSON IMPROVED

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom first introduced prior to 1855. Large, crisp, yellow-green heads with frilled leaves & white interior. Resistant to tip b

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HORNED

HORNED

(Brassica juncea) Chinese mustard. Vigorous plant with bright green, frilled leaves and mustard pungency; bud shoots also delicious & edible. This ra

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ITALIAN LONG KEEPER

ITALIAN LONG KEEPER

(Allium cepa) Very large, round, golden-brown bulb with dense, white flesh & a sweet pungency. Late maturing. Excellent storage. Best sown in Spri

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JING ORANGE

JING ORANGE

(Abelmoschus esculentus) Asian heirloom. Bright red-orange pods, superior in flavour than green varieties. Prolific. Tolerates dry conditions. Ea

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LACINATO

LACINATO

(Brassica oleracea var. acephala) Heirloom dating back prior to 1800 in Italy. Also known as 'Black Cabbage', 'Tuscany' or 'Cavalero de Nero'. Old,

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LIME STREAKS

LIME STREAKS

(Brassica juncea) Long, thin, bright green leaves with heavily serrated edges. 30-50 days. 1000 seeds

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LOLLO BIONDA

LOLLO BIONDA

(Lactuca sativa) Italian heirloom. Deeply curled, green, open hearted lettuce. Attractive variety, used in mesclun salad. 45-60 days. 800 seeds

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LOLLO ROSSA

LOLLO ROSSA

(Lactuca sativa) Italian heirloom. Deeply curled, open hearted lettuce; light green centre touched with bright red tips. Attractive variety, used i

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LONG HANDLED DIPPER

LONG HANDLED DIPPER

(Lagenaria siceraria) Heirloom. Grows to 1m long before forming a 15cm 'bowl' on end. When mature can be dried, cut & carved to make a long-lasting

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LONG RED FLORENCE

LONG RED FLORENCE

(Allium cepa) Italian heirloom. Very rare. Attractive, long, bottle-shaped, deep purple-red bulbs to 15cm with mild, sweet flavour. Ideal fresh in

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LUFFA

LUFFA

(Luffa aegyptica) Heirloom first introduced in 1888. Also known as 'Bathroom Sponge' and 'Dishwash Gourd'. Vine. Leave to mature, or fruit picked

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LUNGO DELLA RIVIERA

LUNGO DELLA RIVIERA

(Allium porrum) Italian heirloom. Finger thick, long, cylindrical, upright stems that present well in bunches. Great for 'baby' leeks. Excellent,

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MANGO

MANGO

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom first discovered in China & introduced onto the market in the 1880's. Also known as 'Vine Peach’ or 'Vegetable Orange'. Fruit

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MILANO EARLY

MILANO EARLY

(Foeniculum vulgare) Italian heirloom. Very large, firm, spherical shaped bulbs with little fibre & excellent, anise flavour. Compact plant resista

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ORNAMENTAL - LARGE

ORNAMENTAL - LARGE

(Cucurbita pepo) Annual vine. Mis of around 6 different large vareities. Can be eaten when young like squash, or left to mature & displayed. 15 se

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ORNAMENTAL - SMALL

ORNAMENTAL - SMALL

(Cucurbita pepo) Annual vine. Mix of around 6 different small varieties. Can be eaten when young like squash, or left to mature & displayed. 90-10

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OSAKA PURPLE

OSAKA PURPLE

(Brassica juncea var. rugosa) Heirloom. Large, oval green leaves with purplish tinged leaves. Mild flavour. Remove outside leaves as required. Le

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PARIS COS WHITE

PARIS COS WHITE

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom dating back to 1835 & introduced by Bernard M'Mahon of Philadelphia. Great for caesar salads etc. Upright plant, with sli

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PARRIS ISLAND COS

PARRIS ISLAND COS

(Lactuca sativa) First introduced in 1952 & named after Parris Island off the coast of South Carolina. Dark green, upright, slightly savoyed leaves,

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PERELLA ROUGETTE MONTPELLIER

PERELLA ROUGETTE MONTPELLIER

(Lactuca sativa) Italian heirloom. Small, open leaf type, having green leaves with red edges. Attractive variety. 1200 seeds

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PIEL DE SAPO

PIEL DE SAPO

(Cucumis melo) Spanish heirloom also known as 'The Santa Claus Melon' or 'Christmas Melon'. Its name is derived from its blotched green skin which

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PRESERVING MELON - RED SEEDED CITRON

PRESERVING MELON - RED SEEDED CITRON

(Citrullus vulgaris) Heirloom, used in the 19th century for making preserves, pies etc. Round fruit 4-5kg, with firm, white flesh - (similar to the

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PRIZEHEAD

PRIZEHEAD

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom. Large, maroon tinted, lightly frilled leaves. Bitter-free. 1800 seeds

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PURPLE VIENNA

PURPLE VIENNA

(Brassica oleracea var. gongylodes) Heirloom dating back to 1859. Purple coloured bulbs with green-white flesh. 1000 seeds

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RED BRUNSWICK

RED BRUNSWICK

(Allium cepa) Heirloom. Large, flattened globe shaped, dark red skinned onion with white flesh & pungent flavour. May also be grown as a red spring

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RED BURGUNDY

RED BURGUNDY

(Abelmoschus esculentus) Also known as "Lady's Fingers". Annual bush to 1m, with attractive red pods. Tolerates cooler conditions than other variet

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RED GIANT

RED GIANT

(Brassica juncea) Japanese heirloom. Large, purple-red, frilled leaves with white mid-ribs. Plant height to 1m. Flavour is hot & spicy, and is more

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RED RUSSIAN (Kale)

RED RUSSIAN (Kale)

(Brassica oleracea var. acephala) Heirloom originating in Siberia, but first entering the marketplace in 1816. Also known as 'Ragged Jack'. Rare, a

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RED VELVET

RED VELVET

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom. Highly attractive, deep red / maroon leaves with back of leaves tinged green. Slow to bolt. Pleasant, chewy texture. 5

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REINE DES GLACES

REINE DES GLACES

(Lactuca sativa) French heirloom dating back to 1885. Also known as 'Ice Queen'. Iceburg type. Beautiful, deeply notched leaves with medium to dark g

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ROYAL OAK

ROYAL OAK

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom dating back to 1771. Attractive, ;arge, dark green, heavily serrated, oak-shaped leaves with thick, sweet mid-ribs. Non-b

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SAKATAS SWEET

SAKATAS SWEET

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom developed by the Sakata Seed Co. of Yokohama, Japan. Small, golden yellow fruit (slightly larger than a tennis ball) with cr

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SIBERIAN

SIBERIAN

(Brassica napus var. pabularia) Extremely hardy. Quick growing. Large, blue-green, slightly curled leaves, shaped like a feather. Non-heading. Grow

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SILVER QUEEN

SILVER QUEEN

(Abelmoschus esculentus) Heirloom. Very pale, ivory green, elongated pods to 18cm. Bush to 2m tall. Excellent flavour. 80 days. 45 seeds

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SOUTHERN GIANT CURLED

SOUTHERN GIANT CURLED

(Brassica juncea) South American heirloom dating back prior to 1880. Large, wide, long, oval, bright green leaves, curled & fringed on the edges. S

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SPICY ORIENTAL

SPICY ORIENTAL

(Brassica juncea) A great mustard for microgreens or sprouts, adding a hot, sharp, spicy flavour to salads and sandwiches. Leaves become milder when

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SPINNING

SPINNING

(Cucurbita pepo) Also known as 'Dancing Gourd'. Very small, dark green fruit with light green stripes produces a hard shell when dried. Used as dec

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SQUIRE

SQUIRE

(Brassica oleracea var. acephala) Heirloom. Heavily fringed / curled blue green leaves. Attractive variety. Sweet & tender. Slow to bolt. 60-70

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STAR OF DAVID

STAR OF DAVID

(Abelmoschus esculentus) Heirloom from Hyde County of North Carolina. Named because cross sections of the pod look like the Star of David. Green, th

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STUTTGART LONG KEEPER

STUTTGART LONG KEEPER

(Allium cepa) German heirloom. Large, pale yellow skinned, flat-round onion with crisp & full flavour well suited to long-term storage. Tolerates c

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TEN COMMANDMENTS

TEN COMMANDMENTS

(Cucurbita pepo) Also known as 'Crown of Thorns'. Softball sized, multicoloured fruit with 10 fingers (hence the name) pointing towards the blossom

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TENNIS BALL

TENNIS BALL

(Lactuca sativa) Heirloom dating back prior to 1850's. During the 17th & 18th centuries, these lettuces were often pickled in brine & preserved for u

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TIGGER

TIGGER

(Cucumis melo) Heirloom originating from Armenia. Small, round melon to 10cm across, with bright yellow skin, bright red zig zag stripes & white, hi

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TOKYO BEKANA

TOKYO BEKANA

(Brassica japonica) Heirloom also known as 'Small Chinese Cabbage'. Light green, lightly curled & ruffled, delicate leaves similar to lettuce in tex

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TURK'S TURBAN

TURK'S TURBAN

(Cucurbita maxima) French heirloom. Fruit with distinctive top cap, & unusual orange, red, white & green markings on skin; 15-20cm across. Trailing

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VATES BLUE CURLED

VATES BLUE CURLED

(Brassica oleracea var. acephala) Vigorous plant to 40cm high with heavily curled, blue-green leaves. Rich in vitamins. Withstands cold weather. L

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WALLA WALLA SWEET

WALLA WALLA SWEET

(Allium cepa) Heirloom. Light brown, large, flattened, sweet onion with white flesh, very mild, sweet flavour & juicy texture. Best used fresh or f

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WASABE

WASABE

(Brassica juncea) Large, light green leaves with frilled edges & white veins. Sharp peppery flavour similar to wasabe. (Note: This is not the trad

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WHITE VIENNA

WHITE VIENNA

(Brassica oleracea var. gongylodes) Heirloom first introduced 1859. Pale green, smooth and flattened bulbs with white, sweet flesh. 50-65 days. 80

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